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Musical Theater

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  • Behind The Scenes Of 'Circus In Winter' At Goodspeed's Chester

    Behind The Scenes Of 'Circus In Winter' At Goodspeed's Chester
    Running away to join the circus is one of the great romantic ideals. "The Circus in Winter," a new musical about how circus folk spend their downtime, has run away from Indiana to seek fame and fortune on the East Coast. Often, when a musical is being...
  • Mandell Collection matches gifted musicians with vintage instruments

    Mandell Collection matches gifted musicians with vintage instruments
    Peter Mandell, a professional bassoonist, had been comatose for nearly two months when he began to move his fingers. His wife, Sarah, a stand-up bass player, said Peter started to "air bassoon" the Mozart bassoon concerto on her hand. "It was a very...
  • HBO to Stream Foo Fighters Concert Free on Facebook

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - HBO has inked a deal with Facebook to stream a live Foo Fighters concert for free on the social-media service Oct. 17, as part of the premium cabler's promo for the docuseries on the band. The series, "Foo Fighters: Sonic...
  • The Springs: raw vegan food, yoga, massage and community in the DTLA Arts District

    The Springs: raw vegan food, yoga, massage and community in the DTLA Arts District
    Kimberly Helms and Jared Stein were in L.A. with the touring company of the musical “Spring Awakening” and decided to poke around this newly cool neighborhood they’d heard about: downtown’s Arts District. For Stein, it was an "aha"...
  • Broadway Review: 'On the Town'

    "On the Town" is back on Broadway, and whaddya know, it's still a helluva show. Helmer John Rando (who directed the musical at Barrington Stage last year) has given the kid-glove treatment to this 1944 musical salute to New York, fabled for its glorious...
  • Award-winning musical 'Seasons' to be performed at Moonlight Players Theatre

    Award-winning musical 'Seasons' to be performed at Moonlight Players Theatre
    CLERMONT — As a special presentation, the award-winning original musical "Seasons" will be performed three times at the Moonlight Players Theater. Opening at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, "Seasons" is the story of how life can interfere with our plans....
  • Broadway's 'On the Town' Brings Out Patriots and 'So You Think You Can Dance' Judges

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - It was a patriotic night at the Oct. 16 opening of the Broadway revival of "On the Town." One of the second act's nightclub sequences included a fourth-wall-breaking singalong wishing a happy birthday to a 91-year-old...
  • Roman Polanski resurrects 'Vampires' musical in Paris

    Roman Polanski resurrects 'Vampires' musical in Paris
    Roman Polanski was the star of the evening on Thursday at the Théâtre Mogador in Paris when the Oscar-winning director opened his new production of the musical comedy "Le Bal des Vampires," an adaptation of his 1967 movie "The Fearless Vampire Killers."...
  • Musical 'On The Town' sails back to Broadway

    By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK, Oct 17 (Reuters) - "On The Town" is back on Broadway, 70 years after its debut, in a revival that critics hail as "fizzy and frisky" and a "helluva show." The musical, with opened on Thursday complete with a 28-piece...
  • A revival of path-breaking musical 'Next to Normal' takes Center Stage

    A revival of path-breaking musical 'Next to Normal' takes Center Stage
    The average, certifiably sane person might consider the idea of writing a musical about mental illness to be a manifestation of mental illness. Composer Tom Kitt and lyricist/librettist Brian Yorkey famously proved otherwise when their path-breaking...
  • Connecticut Theater Review: Movie Musical 'Holiday Inn'

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The Connecticut farmstead setting in "Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn" isn't the only thing that receives a makeover in this charmer of a tuner preeming at Goodspeed Musicals' Opera House (and produced in association with Universal...